Question about dynamic IPv6-PTR-Generation

Robert Edmonds edmonds at
Sat Aug 27 21:55:42 UTC 2016

John Levine wrote:
> >It is true at first glance the regex-esque syntax in our I-D may seem a
> >bit complex but I don't believe anywhere near the complexity of NAPTR
> None of the complexity of NAPTR is in the DNS or the DNS servers; it's
> all in the applications that use NAPTR.  For DNS servers, NAPTR is
> just a record it handles the way it does any other normal record, like
> A or HINFO.

Or the URI RR, which requires authoritative nameservers to know
absolutely nothing about the encoding of URIs.

Robert Edmonds

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